Finish your training within an ambitious organisation, and join us on our journey towards a greener future Do you find purchasing interesting, and would you like to specialise your office skills training within this field? Would you like to experience the working procedures and environment of a truly international organisation? The Operations Equipment & Parts Management department of MHI Vestas is currently looking for the perfect match for a 2-year apprenticeship within office skills training with a specialty in Purchasing, beginning 1st of October 2020 at the latest. Tasks & responsibilities: You will… …be a part of the Operational Purchasing team within Operations Equipment & Parts Management, and you will collaborate closely with your internal colleagues as well as with external stakeholders, especially suppliers. Your main responsibilities will be in relation to the purchase itself and the administration of it. You will be able to plan and undertake a purchase by mastering the purchasing systems of the organisation. In addition, you will be responsible for reordering items on the basis of inventories and turnover rates. Importantly, you will also participate in the optimisation of the purchasing process, for example by analysing and assessing the organisation’s opportunities in the value chain in relation to value creation. In addition, you will also be performing administrative tasks in relation to purchases, including the handling of purchase invoices and order sheets. You will also be highly involved in the maintenance of the purchasing systems. You will also participate in: Performing price and quality control Handling product defects and incorrect deliveries Using Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) to support the purchasing function Withdrawing and monitoring purchasing- and performance goals Attending to internal clients Complying to national and international rules of trade and transport in relation to purchasing of products Optimisation of internal processes, for example by using Lean Skills & experience: Our new colleague… …has excellent people and communication skills, as you will be interacting with many diverse stakeholders. Since you will be joining an international organisation, it is crucial that you are openminded and are excellent at adjusting your communication to the suppliers’ cultural backgrounds and expectations to the partnership. You should furthermore have a good understanding of business processes, and be detail- and service oriented. We expect that you: Have finished Upper Secondary School (Studentereksamen) Have Purchasing as your specialty Speak and write English fluently Join us if you… ...want to work in an international and ambitious company where we always strive to be the global leader in the offshore wind market. You will be part of a dedicated team in an ambitious, innovative and professional organisation. In the Operational Purchasing team within Operations Equipment & Parts Management, we offer you: A solid education within Purchasing Great colleagues that support each other and work together Excellent opportunities for professional and personal development A broad interface with many stakeholders Apply now We’re already looking forward to hearing from you. In case you have questions about the position, please contact Manager, Operational Purchasing, Masja Bonde Grønbæk, on +45 8881 0225. Your primary work location will be Aarhus, Denmark, and, at a later point in the employment, you should expect 15 travel days per year. Please note that applications are handled on an ongoing basis. So, please send your application and CV as soon as possible using the link on this page. We treat all inquiries confidentially. Established in April 2014, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind is a joint venture between Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and Vestas Wind Systems A/S. Our vision is to be a leading player in the offshore industry by co-developing offshore wind as a financially viable and sustainable energy source to benefit future generations. An international organisation with +3500 employees and HQ in Aarhus, Denmark, we also have offices in the UK, Netherlands, Belgium, Germany, Taiwan, Japan and the USA.